Wednesday, 6 July 2011

The Worlds Coolest Tights?

 
This brand have been going for a while now, at least since 2009 but I only just discovered them. I am absolutely stunned. They're called Les Queues De Sardines which is a fantastic fun name! The tights are all hand printed and only available in limited runs and they're all just stunning.




Sadly I doubt I will ever own any. Or at least not more than a couple of pairs, despite loving basically every pair they make! Sadly they're far to pricey for me at about £40 a pair and they're also hard to come by. They're sold in Selfridges and about 1 other shop in London and a couple of webstores, but lots of the designs have sold out and I'll never find them :( 



What do you think? Cool or too bizarre?

12 comments:

  1. I LOVE THE RAINDROP ONES!

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  2. well the veins would make anybodies legs look flawless I suppose!

    I have to say I find the animated ones a bit too weird for myself, I'm really susceptible to suggested things, the raindrops would make me feel like I was wet or something (and maybe I'm really horribe but the yellow raindrops could be er, something else) but I would love to see somebody else wearing the more strange styles, it would look amazing.

    The pink sparks and the last pair are ones I would wear!

    pretty amazing and yes bizarre! haha

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  3. Ha ha! Varicose veins!

    Actually I don't think they're funky ENOUGH!

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  4. Those are gorgeous! Hopefully some day you are able to get a few pairs because they would look great on you.

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  5. I like them, but I don't know if I like them £40. Maybe for a special ocassion... :) Nice post though, pretty stuff always makes things better.

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  6. ... uh-oh. should not have clicked through to their site. Now there are about three pairs I wish I had. Little cloud face men/kraken/blobs... so weird! Want! x

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  7. Y:
    Me too! Those ones are still available, I'm so tempted :P

    Maya:
    I love the vein ones, they're so cool and weird. I think the yellow raindrops are actually gold, but then golden showers still have the same connotations :P
    I love them all, the really weird ones like the ants (though I can totally understand people not liking those as they might feel a bit prickly just looking at them!) and then the simpler ones like the sparks are classy and beautiful. Well to me anyway.

    jaljen:
    Nothing is funky enough for you :P

    Jessi M:
    I've found some on sale, half price! They're still expensive but ... I'm SO TEMPTED D:

    Ruthy:
    I know, I love them aa lot but they're definately overpriced. Or well maybe not overpriced but I can't afford them anyway.
    I love the weird cloud ones and the kraken! The blobs are super cool too. And thank you, I'm glad you like the post!

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  8. I would wear the last pair. They're my favorite.
    I'm gonna try to hold off on clicking the link...we'll see how long that lasts. I've been good so far!

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  9. ah, nice but veeery expensive! well I've just thought of tights with playing cards symbols, and regarding body, why not muscles or bones too? :) but I haven't checked the site, Im not not going to buy anything anyway. I haven't been wearing tights for a long time now, but as I remember my most loved were canary lemon, and something like false-stockings. just tights without panties part - ideal for summer!

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  10. I could never invest that much in tights simply because no matter how careful I am, I always ruin them on the first wear :(

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  11. very cool, not sure I'd every actually wear them though!! x

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  12. Gawwwdd I have such a shocking tights addiction and these are drool-worthy!! But I'm safe, they are way out of my price range - whew. We can dream though can't we Lil? xo

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